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Full text of "Program of the Sixth Missionary Council of the Department of Sewanee, comprising the Dioceses of Alabama, Atlanta, South Carolina, East Carolina, North Carolina, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Lexington, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, Missionary Districts, Asheville, southern Florida"

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ROGRAM of the SIXTH MISSIONARY 



COUNCIL of the DEPARTMENT OF 
SEWANEE, comprising the Dioceses of 

ALABAMA, ATLANTA, SOUTH CAROLINA, EAST CAROLINA, 
NORTH CAROLINA, FLORIDA, GEORGIA, KENTUCKY, 
LEXINGTON, LOUISIANA, MISSISSIPPI. TENNESSEE. 
MISSIONARY DISTRICTS: ASHEVILLE, SOUTHERN FLORIDA. 



EXECUTIVE OFFICERS OF THE BOARD OF MISSIONS OF THE 
DOMESTIC AND FOREIGN MISSIONARY SOCIETY- 
CHURCH MISSIONS HOUSE, 281 FOURTH AVE., 
NEW YORK. 

Rt. Rev. Arthur S. Lloyd, D.D President 

Rev. Joshua Kimber Associate Secretary 

Mr. John W. Wood Secretary 

Rev. Hugh L. Burleson Secretary 

Rev. Franklin J. Clarke . Secretary 

Rev. Arthur R. Gray Educational Secretary 

Mr. George Gordon King Treasurer 

Mr. E. Walter Roberts Assistant Secretary 



MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF MISSIONS FROM THE (FOURTH 

MISSIONARY DEPARTMENT) DEPARTMENT OF 

SEWANEE— 1910-1913. 

Elected by the General Convention. 

Rt. Rev. C. Kinloch Nelson, D.D Bishop of Atlanta, Atlanta, Ga. 

Rev. Edward E. Cobbs Montgomery, Ala. 

Elected by the Council of the Department of Sewanee. 
Rt. Rev. Edwin G. Weed, D.D.. .Bishop of Florida, Jacksonville, Fla. 

Very Rev. William T. Capers .Lexington, Ky. 

Mr. James H. Dillard New Orleans, La. 






OFFICERS OF THE MISSIONARY COUNCIL OF THE DEPART- 
MENT OF SEWANEE— 1911-1912. 



President: 

Rt. Rev. Joseph B. Cheshire, D.D., Bishop of North Carolina, 

Raleigh, N. C. 

Secretary: 
Rev. Mercer P. Logan, D.D., Nashville, Tenn. 

Assistant Secretary: 
Rev. Thomas S. Russell, Cleveland, Tenn. 

Treasurer: 
Mr. T. H. Nickerson, Athens, Ga. 



Department Secretary of the Board of Missions, Department of 

Sewanee: 
Rev. Robert W. Patton, Atlanta, Ga. 



(A Special Meeting of the Sunday School Convention of the 
Department of Sewanee will be held at 2:00 p. m., Wednesday, Oct. 
30th, in the Parish House. Sunday Schools within the department 
are requested to send representatives to this meeting. — Rev. T. S. 
Russell, Secretary). 



THE FIRST EVENING 

I. 8:00 p. m. Opening service. 

Place: Saint Peter's Church. 
Presiding: Rt. Rev. J. B. Cheshire, D.D., Bishop 
of North Carolina. 

Processional Hymn. 
The Creed. 
Collects. 
Hymn. 

Two addresses of 25 minutes each. 
II. The Mission of the Church and National Life. 

1. What the Church is Doing for Our Own Country — 
Rt. Rev. W. E. Querry, D.D., Bishop of South Carolina. 

2. The Church's Contribution to National Life in the 
Orient — Rev. B. L. Ancell, Yangchow, China. 



THE FIRST MORNING 

Presiding: Rt. Rev. J. B. Cheshire, D.D., Bishop of North Carolina. 
7:30 a. m, Celebration of the Holy Communion. 

III. 9:30 a. m. Organization and business for delegates. 

IV. 10:30 a. m. Department of Sewanee during 1912. 

1. The report and address of the Department 

Secretary — Rev. R. W. Patton, Atlanta, Ga. 
Discussion of his report. 

2. The Universities' Relation to Missionary 
Enterprise — Rev. W. S. Claiborne, Sewanee, 
Tenn. 

V. 12:25 p. m. Mid-day prayers. 
12:30 p. m. Recess. 



AFTERNOON SESSION. 

VI. 2:30 p. m. Business session for delegates. 

Presiding: Rt. Rev. C. K. Nelson, D.D., Bishop of Atlanta. 
VII. 3:30 p. m. Conference session for delegates. 

1. Church Settlement Work and Training 
Schools for same. 
Report of Committee appointed to study the 
subject, followed by general discussion — 
Rev. Henry Phillips, La Grange, Ga. 
VIII. 4 : 50 p. m. Intercessions for the growth of the missionary 
spirit throughout the Department. 
5:00 p. m. Recess. 

SECOND EVENING. 
IX. 7:00 p. m. Dinner for laymen. 

Presiding: Mr. J. C. Buxton, Winston-Salem, N. C. 

1. What laymen are doing for Church exten- 
sion at home and abroad. 
(Ten minute addresses). 

(a) In Missionary Committees — Rev. John D. 

Wing, Atlanta, Ga. 

(b) In the Brotherhood of St. Andrew— Mr. B. 

Finney, Savannah, Ga. 



(c) In Bible Classes — Mr. John Wood, Spartan- 
burg, S. C. 

2. What More Can the Laymen of the Depart- 
ment of Sewanee Do? — Mr. Samuel S. 
Nasb, Tarboro, N. C. 

(3) Policy and Method in Missionary Enter- 
prise — Informal Conference conducted by 
Rev. Hugh L. Burleson, Church Missions 
House, New York. 



THE SECOND MORNING. 

7:30 a. m. Celebration of the Holy Communion. 
X. 9:30 a. m. Business session for delegates. 

Presiding: Rt. Rev. E. G. Weed, D.D., Bishop of Florida. 
XI. 10:30 a. m. Conference session for delegates. 

The Church's responsibility for the Negro. 

1. What has she done? 2. What ought she to do? 
General Discussion: Rev. Samuel H. Bishop, New York; Rev. H. B. 
Delaney, Raleigh, N. C; Rt. Rev. P. F. Reese, D.D., Bishop of 
Georgia, 

XII. 12:25 p. m. Intercession for the progress of the Church's work 
among the negroes 
12:30 p. m. Recess. 



AFTERNOON SESSION. 

XIII. 2:30 p. m. Business session for the delegates. 
Presiding: Rt. Rev. J. M. Horner, D.D., Bishop of Asheville. 

XIV. 3:00 p. m. Conference session for delegates. 

The Church's responsibility for the Mountaineer. 

Report of the Committee appointed to Study 

the Subject, followed by General Discussion — 

Rt. Rev. C. K. Nelson, D.D., Bishop of Atlanta. 

XV. 4:50 p. m. Prayer for the growth of missionary spirit in the 

Church at large. 

5:00 p. m. Recess. 

THIRD EVENING. 

XVI. 8:00 p. m. Final Service. 

Presiding: Rt. Rev. J. B. Cheshire, D.D., Bishop of North Carolina. 
Two 25-minute addresses. 

1. Facts from the front — Mr. John W. Wood, 
Church Missions House, New York. 

2. Why the Church Needs a World Field— Rt. 
Rev. T. F. Gailor, D.D., Bishop of Tennessee. 

3. Closing Address of President — Rt. Rev. J. 
B. Cheshire, D.D., Bishop of North Carolina. 



WOMAN'S AUXILIARY TO THE BOARD OF MISSIONS 

in the 

DEPARTMENT OF SEWANEE. 



ST. PETER'S CHURCH, CHARLOTTE, N. C. 



ORDER OF MEETINGS, 1912. 



Tuesday, October 29th. 
Opening Service. 

Wednesday, October 30th. 

7:30 a. m. Celebration of Holy Communion. 

10:00 a. m. Business Session. 

2:30 u. m. Junior Meeting — Address by Miss Grace Lindley, 
Church Mission's House, New York. 

8:30 p. m. Work "Among the Mountaineers and Mill Workers of 
the Department." 

Speakers: Mrs. John Freeman Young, of Florida. 

Mrs. Thomas Wetmore, District of Ashe- 

ville. 
Dr. Mary J. Brewster, of Georgia. 

Thursday, October 31st. 

10:00 a. m. "United Offering" — Speaker: Mrs. E. LeConte Furman 
of Atlanta. 

"Work Among the Negroes" — Speakers: Mrs. A. B. 
Hunter, of North Carolina; Mrs. Wm. Novell, of 
Tennessee. 

2:30 p. m. Unfinished Business. 

Closing Missionary Address by Mr. John W. Wood, 
Secretary to the Board of Missions. 

5:00 p. m. Reception. 



A Normal Study Class for Diocesan Educational Secretaries will 
be held each day by the Rev. Arthur Gray, Educational Secretary of 
the Board of Missions. Delegates wishing to study methods em- 
ployed will also be welcome. 



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